Posted December 3, 2020 / Celebs / USA / History
In American history there were 10 presidents who did not succeed in being re-elected for the second term.
Three US presidents (James K. Polk, James Buchanan and Rutherford B. Hayes) initially promised to serve one term only, so they do not count. Let's name these guys who didn't manage to be re-elected by the American people.
- John Adams, 1797-1801
- John Quincy Adams, 1825-1829
- Martin Van Buren, 1837-1841
- Franklin Pierce, 1853-1857
- Benjamin Harrison, 1889-1893
- William Howard Taft, 1909-1913
- Herbert Hoover, 1929-1933
- Jimmy Carter, 1977-1981
- George Bush (the father), 1989-1993
- Donald Trump, 2017-2021